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Current Research Activities

We know that the amount of information on the internet is insane, overwhelming, sometimes inaccurate, confusing, and often out of context or incomplete. In order to serve our families in the best way possible, we distill thousands of hours of research into our various program materials.

Here is a running list of our current research projects.

The Body (physiological health):

Autoimmunity

Type 1 Diabetes

Root Causes

Epigenetics

Genetics and SNPs

Gut health

Stressors, Toxins, and Exposures

Chemicals

Allopathic Methods

Metabolic Disorders

Heart Health

Brain Health

Organs of Detoxification

Top Children’s Health Conditions

Joint and Bone Health

Migraine and Headache

Nutrition 101

Special Diets

Food as Medicine

Food Sensitivities

Elimination Diets

Nurigenomics

Non-organic Vs. Organic

Exercise

Prenatal Health

Women’s Health

Men’s Health

Infection

Brain Health

Hormones

Mineral Balancing

Deep Dive (psychological/emotional/spiritual health):

Abundance

Gratitude

Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Autonomy

Mindset and Motivation

Creativity and Personal Growth

Therapies:

“Alternative” Therapies

Promising Therapies and Their Uses

Essential Oils

Homeopathy

Herbology

Craniosacral

Muscle Testing

Heart Math

Meditation and Mindfulness

Yoga

Exercise

Light Therapy

Rest and Repair

Supplementation

Other:

Children with Chronic Illness

Geopathic stress

Emfs

Screentime and Effect on Health

Functional Testing and Labs

An Evolution of the Family Health Revolution

An Evolution of the Family Health Revolution

The HFF is evolving! New client check-in system, improved client communications, affordable online group coaching sessions, full-on online group coaching programs, and the introduction of a powerful and ever-growing team of HFF-Trained Family Health Coaches! 8 years ago, I set out to create a revolution in family health. I have

Transcending the Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis

Transcending the Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis

by the Director of the Healthy Family Formula, Carla Atherton Many of you know my story, how my family was first first rocked by my daughter’s Type 1 Diagnosis, and then how I came to be utterly swept up in a revolution of family health I felt was glaringly obviously

Coaching Your Family Into Health

Coaching Your Family Into Health

  Our modern families face a multitude of health challenges; some of these challenges are due to conditions we have experienced in the past such as heart disease and cancer, but some are new kids on the diagnostic block such as autism and ADHD, and some are now occurring at

Wifi in Schools and Your Child’s Health

Wifi in Schools and Your Child’s Health

  Are you concerned about the mental and physical health effects of wifi in your child’s school? I know that I am. Please let me explain more fully in the talk I gave for the roundtable series by Wired Schools: Cancer, Depression, Anxiety, Suicide at Schools Exploring Causation and Solutions.

Ride the PureWaveNow to Family Health

Ride the PureWaveNow to Family Health

Ride the PureWaveNow to Family Health by Carla Atherton, Director of the Healthy Family Formula   At a time like Thanksgiving (Happy Thanksgiving to my American friends who celebrated yesterday), I can’t think of better things to be thankful for than my health and the health of my family. I

A New Generation of Addiction

A New Generation of Addiction

I just released another interview from my Children’s Health Summit 4! Dori Abbott (HFF Practitioner Trainee) Interviews me on A New Generation of Addiction. What we discuss: -what is happening in the current climate of addiction that is particularly disturbing for our youth -how technology is creating a generation of

HFF Practitioner Training Registration on Now!

HFF Practitioner Training Registration on Now!

Now accepting applications! For anyone who missed it, here is the replay of both of the information sessions I held for those interested in the HFF Family Health Coaching Program. The content in the middle of the sessions are pretty much the same, but the short Q and A at

Vitamin N, Creativity, Meditation, and Play

Vitamin N, Creativity, Meditation, and Play

Just last week I released this interview about vitamin N, meditation, creativity, and play! It was one of my favourite interviews recorded for the Children’s Health Summit 4! There is a lot to be concerned about regarding our current state of family health, but there is also a lot to

My Appearance on Dr. Christine Schaffner’s Spectrum of...

My Appearance on Dr. Christine Schaffner’s Spectrum of Health Podcast

I had the honour and privilege of being interviewed on Dr. Christine Schaffner’s Spectrum of Health Podcast back in May and neglected to post the announcement here on my website! Shame on me! Our topic: Creating a Family Health Revolution in Your Home and Practice. If you missed it, do

Glyphosate Is Poisoning Our Children

Glyphosate Is Poisoning Our Children

Photo from Good Housekeeping Website Yes, I know, such a serious subject line for this post, but here’s the deal. I had the absolute honour and privilege to hang with Stephanie Seneff at the Environmental Illness and Genomics conference this past weekend! Who is Stephanie Seneff you ask? Only one

PODCAST APPEARANCE ON THE TOURIST! The Beginners Guide...

PODCAST APPEARANCE ON THE TOURIST! The Beginners Guide Functional Health Coaching

I am so excited for the release of this podcast episode: The Beginners Guide Functional Health Coaching where we discuss elevating our families from the depths of chronic illness! Everyone, please listen, like, share, and support this exceptionally important show. Here is what PJ Harlow had to say about our

The CHS 4’s a Wrap!

The CHS 4’s a Wrap!

(image copyright Just for Laughs) In the words of the little green-alien-mascot-guy on the Canadian comedy TV show Just for Laughs: “mommy, it’s ooovvvveeeer!” Like the birth of a child, the closing of the CHS 4 event is both a relief and a reason to feel a wee bit empty,

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